|Climate Adaptation -- Groks Science Show 2011-01-05 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling|
How should we cope to the threat of climate change? On this program, Professor John Hay discusses strategies for climate adaptation and the role of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).
Keywords: science; climate change; IPCC; adaptation
|Canary in a Coal Mine -- Groks Science Show 2013-05-08 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling|
The natural disasters that small islands face are regarded as the canary in a coal mine on the issue of global climate change. Yet, progress towards international action moves at a glacial pace. On this program, John Hay discussed the importance small island countries and the respective roles of developed and developing countries.
Keywords: climate change; adaptation; small islands; resilience; uncertainty; IPCC; UNFCC
|10,000 Year Feast -- Groks Science Show 2013-12-25 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling|
Are current trends in food production and consumption sustainable? To understand the challenges that humanity faces, we look back at how past societies adapted to food shortages. On this program, Junko Habu discusses findings from the Jomon civilization from the perspective of cultural anthropology and its implications for global climate change.
Keywords: food, Jomon, sustainability, diversity, adaptation, climate change, starvation